Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Initiatives by CST, Enmarket, NOCO, Parker’s, Ricker’s, Stewart’s, Turkey Hill, more

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- The Muscular Dystrophy Association, American Diabetes Association and Pennsylvania Veterans Foundation were among the beneficiaries of recent convenience-store retailer campaigns. Here are some recent examples, as well as other ways retailers showed community support: CST...

Will host holiday parties and Disney World vacations for children in need

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Family Charities will host "For the Kidz" holiday parties this year for more than 8,000 underprivileged kids across the East Coast in partnership with the Salvation Army. At the parties, Santa will greet the children and present them with new toys, clothes and other basic...

Delivery, dinner, ceremony honor fallen soldiers

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America LLC , operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Centers travel center brands, will again participate in the Wreaths Across America (WAA) annual wreath-laying ceremony. Working through the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) coordination of wreath deliveries...

Campaign benefits hungry families in need during the holiday season
Initiatives by Alon Brands, Cumberland Farms, Irving Oil, Love’s, Lykins, more
Regional convenience-store retailer donates $75,000 to three local charities
Retailer recruiting for military veterans’ franchise program
Member dropoff nets more than 100 birds for people in need
Thayer invites c-store retailer exec to participate to encourage more hiring of vets
Association names retailer it All-Star Service Organization of the Year 2015